Karen Speidel


Karen Speidel is the News-Monitor Media Managing Editor

“I was anxious to go back to school. I lived on a farm so I was happy to not have to be alone.”

“I also was raised on a farm so I was glad to be back in school. We worked harder on the farm than we did in school.”

“I dreaded it. I didn’t want to leave the summer and go back to school and all that blasted homework.”

“I was always ready to go back to school. I am a social person so I need people.”


Were you the student who couldn’t wait to go back to school, or did you dread the end of summer vacation?

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